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Chief Estimator Utility Construction (Frederick)

compensation: Dependent Upon Experience
employment type: full-time

As the Estimator you will:
• Review plans and specifications to prepare detailed estimates
• Prepare construction budgets and timelines
• Research competitive pricing with suppliers and negotiate terms
• Research and acquire sub-contractors through competitive quotes, negotiate terms
• Develop project estimates with consideration for erosion control, clearing, excavation, water-sewer storm
drains, storm water management, curb and site concrete, stone base and asphalt paving
• Generate spreadsheets detailing bids and estimates
• Compile bid packages and proposals
• Develop and maintain strong vendor relationships and business partnerships
• Maintain and adjust estimations to assist Project Management team members
• Assist the change order process as needed
• Support clients in reviewing and sharing project goals, changes and progresses

The ideal candidate will have:
• HS Diploma or equivalent, Bachelor’s degree in construction estimating or related field is a plus
• 5+ years’ experience in construction estimating
• Proficiency in MS Office and ability to assimilate proprietary software platforms
• Ability to use a digitizer for bids and estimates
• Agtek Estimating software proficiency strongly preferred but not required
• Experience with commercial and residential projects, means and methods
• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
• Critical thinking skills, able to problem solve and make effective decisions quickly
• Interpersonal skills, ability to communicate professionally and with persuasion in negotiations
• Valid driver’s license with a good driving record
• Initiative and a desire to grow with the company

This position offers:
• Competitive Salary commensurate with experience
• Company Vehicle
• Health/Dental/Vision, Short and Long-term disability, Life, AD and D Insurances
• PTO (paid time off), Paid Holidays (6), 401k Retirement plan with company match
• Secure long-term job with a successful, growing, independently-owned business with great employee morale
and retention


Job Type: Full-time

Must have 5 years experience; clean driver's record, be willing to undergo background check and drug screen.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7196634481

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